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Welcome to our new website

We want to express our deepest gratitude to Little Company, who created our new logo free of charge to Children’s Law Center.  Their ability to listen and understand who we are, who we represent, and where we are… Read More

Spring 2018 Newsletter

Click here to access the Spring 2018 Newsletter

Previous Newsletters

Click here to access the Spring 2018 Newsletter Click here to access the Winter 2017 Newsletter Click here to access the Summer 2017 Newsletter Click here to access the Spring 2017 Newsletter Click here  to access the Summer 2016… Read More

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month

We have collaborated with several media partners to assist us in raising awareness for the need to connect this population of youth with connections.

CLE Trainings for new volunteer attorneys

  Train to become a CLC volunteer attorney and represent children and youth in foster care. To see the schedule of upcoming CLE trainings for new volunteer attorneys, click here. CLC holds trainings every two-three months, so check back… Read More

2017 Community Report

CLC is pleased to report on program activities, highlights, and results over another successful year delivering well-informed, professional representation and advocacy for vulnerable youth within the child protection system. We are extremely grateful for the support of our many friends… Read More

CLC receives a $5,000 grant from Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

CLC is happy to announce that it received a $5,000 grant from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community.  The grant will be used for general operations to provide legal representation and advocacy for foster care children and youth. About the Shakopee… Read More

McKenna’s Law

Minnesota children who are subjects of a juvenile protection petition have a right to a lawyer … and if a child desires a lawyer, the court shall appoint a lawyer to represent the child who is ten years of age or order.

2016 Community Report

We are so grateful for the support of our many friends enabling us to continue to provide legal representation to Minnesota’s most vulnerable youth. Thank you to our dedicated team of pro bono attorneys, donors, board members, staff,… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Kathleen Moccio

CLC Volunteer Attorney Kathleen Moccio has been an immigration attorney for 25 years. She is an Assistant Public Defender at the Hennepin County Public Defender’s Office, where she advises non-citizen clients of the immigration consequences of conviction.